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How Quit Your New Job: The basics

By on January 7th, 2015

Want to quit your job? Want to quit after only a day, a week, or a month?

Recently, I found myself in this situation. I was hired for a job that on paper seemed perfect for me, and I loved everything about it -- my boss was amazing, my co-workers were friendly and helpful, the money was good, and I was using my degree.

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An Introvert's Guide To Networking

By on December 17th, 2014

Being an introvert means so much more than being than shy, quiet and self-reflective; it also means finding energy by being alone instead of by interacting with others. Sometimes, however, introverts face unique obstacles, especially when it comes to the workplace.

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Paying To Network: The costs of trade shows

By on December 10th, 2014

Trade shows are where industry experts and professionals gather to network, show off their wares, and close business deals. Whether you have a great idea you're looking to introduce to the public or just want to break into the industry, trade shows are where to do it. However, trade shows can get expensive -- preparation is the key to a productive event in which you maximize your return on investment.

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One In Nine Million: Four ways to stand out in your job search

By on December 3rd, 2014

You graduate and now it's time to get a job (that's next, right?). After all, it's why you spent all those years in school. However, months and several promising job interviews later, you're still looking for work.

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Survival Of The Fittest Skill Set

By Missy Lacock on October 31st, 2014

Future-proofing your career by being marketable, well-networked, and flexible could be critical to surviving in the future.

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Relationships Over Resumes: Getting hired is about who you know

By Sarah Barnum on November 1st, 2013

A relationship is worth a thousand résumés.

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Make the Most of Your First Job

By Sanne Godfrey on November 1st, 2013

Do your first job lke you want to be the CEO.

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Your Social Resume: Using social media on the job hunt

By Fatemeh Fakhraie on November 1st, 2013

Used correctly, social media can be your stepping stone to a new (or better) job.

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Baccalaureate to the Future: Movies that teach us about making college productive

By Molly Meyer on July 31st, 2013

Believe it or not, a few movies can help maximize the chance that you won't look back on your college experience and say, "if only."

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5 Great Reasons to Join a Club

By on July 3rd, 2013

Moving away from home and not knowing anyone in your new college town can be daunting. Luckily, the rest of the incoming students will feel the exact same way.

If you live on campus it’s easy to make friends with the people in your dorm, but if you like to meet people with similar interests it’s important to venture out. Joining a club can be a great way to meet new people with similar interests. 

Here are five other reasons why you should join a club.

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